RapidShield is a one-component, high-performance coating for protecting and maintaining concrete floors. Applied by roller or squeegee, it is cured instantly with a portable ultraviolet light. Quaker Chemical Corp. 610-832-4337. www.quakerchem.com
The 2009 Most Innovative Products (MIP) contest, held in concert with World of Concrete, showcases innovation in the concrete and masonry construction industry. A total of 100 entries in 14 categories were submitted. Each entry was reviewed for their unique attributes and contributions to the concrete industry by the readers of Concrete Construction, Concrete & Masonry Construction Products, Masonry Construction, and The Concrete Producer; World of Concrete attendees; and a panel of industry experts.
Combining the results from text messaging and online ballots as well as expert feedback, this is one of the 2009 MIP winners relevant to Concrete Construction.